Thorne Research, Bariatric Nutrients, 120 Veggie Caps (Discontinued Item)
- Dietary Supplement
No matter which bariatric procedure is performed, the objective is to absorb fewer macro-nutrients than the body needs, which achieves the desired weight loss. However, this also causes decreased intake and/or absorption of micro-nutrients that are essential for the healing process and for normal metabolic activity. Bariatric Nutrients from Thorne Research provides a complete array of vitamins and minerals necessary for normal metabolic activity as well as the stresses placed on the body by bariatric surgery and the subsequent post-surgery weight loss.
At Thorne Research we believe everybody needs to take a multivitamin-mineral supplement to augment nutrients obtained from the diet. This is especially true for the obese population. Obesity poses a unique problem in that obese individuals are often deficient in a number of vitamins and minerals pre-operatively; therefore it is imperative that bariatric surgery patients take a daily multiple. Bariatric Nutrients includes absorbable and bioavailable vitamins and minerals, especially those nutrients most often deficient in bariatric surgery patients, including iron, vitamin B12, folate, and vitamin D. Bariatric Nutrients also contains a spectrum of antioxidants, including glutathione, Coenzyme Q10, flavonoids, and R-lipoic acid. Pure trans-resveratrol has been shown to support normal metabolic activity, liver function, and fat metabolism.
Bariatric Nutrients contains the highest quality nutrients without any unnecessary ingredients like sugars, colors, or preservatives. Bariatric Nutrients also doesn't contain any hidden ingredients like lactose, which is present in many other vitamin supplements, or magnesium stearate, a saturated fat and the most common excipient in nutritional supplements. Magnesium stearate can negatively affect the absorption of nutrients in the normal individual. In those with a surgically altered gastrointestinal tract this decrease in nutrient absorption may be amplified.
Take 4 capsules daily or as recommended by your health-care practitioner.
Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, leucine, silicon dioxide.
Tamper Evident: Use only if bottle is sealed
If pregnant, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.
Store tightly sealed in a cool, dry place.
Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under six. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or a poison control center immediately.
|Serving Size: Four Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 30|
|Four Capsules Contain:||% DV|
|Vitamin A (8,000 IU from Mixed Carotenes and 2,000 IU as Palmitate)||10,000 IU||200%|
|Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)||120 mg||200%|
|Vitamin D (as Vitamin D3)||1,000 IU||250%|
|Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopheryl)||60 IU||200%|
|Thiamin (as Thiamin HCl)||3 mg||200%|
|Riboflavin (as Riboflavin 5'-Phosphate Sodium)||3.4 mg||200%|
|Niacin (30 mg as Niacinamide and 10 mg as Niacin)||40 mg||200%|
|Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate)||4 mg||200%|
|Folate (200 mcg as Calcium Folinate and 200 mcg as L-5 Methyltetrahydrofolate from L-5 Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt)||400 mcg||100%|
|Vitamin B12 (100 mcg as Adenosylcobalamin and 100 mcg as Methylcobalamin)||200 mcg||3,333%|
|Pantothenic Acid (as Calcium Pantothenate)||20 mg||200%|
|Calcium (as Calcium Citrate-Malate)||250 mg||25%|
|Iron (as Iron Picolinate)||18 mg||100%|
|Iodine (ad Potassium Iodide)||300 mcg||200%|
|Magnesium (as Magnesium Citrate-Malate)||125 mg||31%|
|Zinc (as Zinc Picolinate)||15 mg||100%|
|Selenium (as Selenium Picolinate)||140 mcg||200%|
|Copper (as Copper Picolinate)||2 mg||100%|
|Manganese (as Manganese Picolinate)||4 mg||200%|
|Chromium (as Chromium Picolinate)||250 mcg||208%|
|Molybdenum (as Molybdenum Picolinate)||150 mcg||200%|
|Potassium (as Potassium Citrate-Malate)||99 mg||3%|
|Citrus Bioflavonoids||100 mg||*|
|Choline Citrate||50 mg||*|
|Glutathione (Reduced)||25 mg||*|
|Coenzyme Q10||15 mg||*|
|R-Lipoic Acid (as Sodium R-Lipoic Acid)†||10 mg||*|
|Boron (as Boron Picolinate)||3 mg||*|
|Vanadium (as Vanadium Picolinate)||100 mcg||*|
|*Daily Value (DV) not established.
†This product uses GeroNova Research's Bio-Enhanced R-Lipoic Acid.